CJ 312 Criminalistics
S2T 2006 DLA
Mills, Gregory Paul
MPA, Park University
Textbook: Criminalistics: An Introduction to Forensic Science, 8th ed., by Richard Saferstein
Course Description: A discussion of discovery, recognition, observation, identification, collection and comparison of physical evidence, including a review of various current techniques in the testing of physical evidence. 3:0:3
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Class Assessment: Six homework assignments, eight discussion thread assignments, and one proctored final exam.
Grading: Assignment Number of Assignments Points Per Assignment Total Points Possible
Homework 6 100 600
Discussion Question 8 15 120
Final Exam 1 200 200
Total Course Points Possible: 920
Late Submission of Course Materials: Without prior approval or an emergency, late work does not count
Classroom Rules of Conduct: See stated policies and procedures.
Academic Honesty:Academic integrity is the foundation of the academic community. Because each student has the primary responsibility for being academically honest, students are advised to read and understand all sections of this policy relating to standards of conduct and academic life. Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 85-87
Plagiarism:Plagiarism involves the use of quotations without quotation marks, the use of quotations without indication of the source, the use of another's idea without acknowledging the source, the submission of a paper, laboratory report, project, or class assignment (any portion of such) prepared by another person, or incorrect paraphrasing. Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 85-87
Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 89
Disability Guidelines:Park University is committed to meeting the needs of all students that meet the criteria for special assistance. These guidelines are designed to supply directions to students concerning the information necessary to accomplish this goal. It is Park University's policy to comply fully with federal and state law, including Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, regarding students with disabilities. In the case of any inconsistency between these guidelines and federal and/or state law, the provisions of the law will apply. Additional information concerning Park University's policies and procedures related to disability can be found on the Park University web page: http://www.park.edu/disability .
Last Updated:5/22/2006 6:28:28 AM